Egypt is rich with its peerless treatment
facilities thanks to genuine natural resources, dry
and warm climate, and lots of mineral and sulfuric
streams, black curative sands.
Helwan suburb is located about thirty kilometers
away from Cairo , and to the east of the River Nile
, Helwan is about forty meters above the sea level.
Helwan climate is dry moderate, humidity percentage
is about 58%there are several sulphurous and mineral
Spring , a Health Center was founded there for the
treatment of rheumatism and rheumatic pains .
Treatment in Helwan dated back to 1899, then the
baths were renewed in 1955, Helwan Center for the
treatment of rheumatism and physical treatment was
built on the Islamic Style of architecture, the
center includes 38 rooms for the treatment, rest
rooms and places for patients to reside . the whole
place is surrounded by fantastic gardens. A group of
specialized professors supervise the center and a
strict rules must be followed such as a general
check up before the beginning of treatment. Files
must be kept for followed up of each patient.
Helwan Center has the following facilities
- A modern scanning unit.
- Scientific Laboratory
- Cardiac clinic
- Electro therapy unit
- Under water massage unit
- Carbon Dioxide bath for treatment of blood
- Mud bath
- Weight loss unit
The center can handle different diseases
- Muscle inflammation
- Skin diseases
- weight loss
The center offers treatment for the following
diseases based on scientific programms.
- Joint Inflammation
- Chronic Rheumatoid
- Inflammation of sympathetic muscles
- Nerve inflammation and its pain
- Respiratory tract infection
- Skin diseases ( dermatology ) such as ( scabies ,
eczemas, Acne and psoriasis)
- Osteopr osis
- Chronic vascular deficiency
- Ovaries Inflammation
Baharia Oasis is situated 365 kilometers to the
southern west of the town of Giza . The area besides
being a place of archaeological importance and it
contains foundations of medical tourism and
environmental treatment. Baharia Oasis will be
within two years , one of the extensions of Greater
Cairo zone after finishing its airport which will
decrease the trip from Cairo to an hour only ,
instead of five hours by cars. Archaeological
Tourism The most fabulous archaeological sites are
the tombs of the 26 th dynasty , the cemetery of
Holy Birds, the remains of the Roman arch of victory
, the remains of a temple dated back to the time of
Alexander the Great . There is also the tomb of the
gold mummified crops that shed the light on an
important period of Egyptian history at the
beginning of the Roman era , Dr Zahy Hawas the great
Egyptologist discovered the tomb which contains
about ten thousands of gold mummifications. The Tomb
of the Oasis Ruler ( the 26 th Dynasty ) the
discovery encountered about one hundred gold coins
besides a number of gold statues of different gods.
Baharia Oasis contains about four hundred warm and
cold springs . scientific research made at the
Egyptian Universities and foreign universities as
well proved that the water is useful in the
treatment of rheumatism, rheumatoid and skin
diseases , that qualifies this area to be one of the
best treatment resorts in the world because of its
dry moderate climate and the shinning sun all the
year round. Baharia Oasis is famous among tourists
of central Europe , western Europe and northern
Europe as they come especially to it to have their
treatment in the springs of well Halfa and its warm
water about (30 degrees Celsius ) and sometimes the
temperature rises to 40 degrees Celsius .
The archaeological sites are the Roman wells and the
famous Beshmo well that has two sources of water ,
one of them is hot while the other is cold , both
run to the same stony deep stream.
Treatment places in Baharia Oasis
The Hotel of El-Ein El-Sokhna has been built at the
most high level in the Baharia Oasis , it contains
50 beds and 24 rooms, a gymnasium , a swimming pool
, sauna . Another International specialized center
in environmental therapy will be built soon to
benefit from the treating values of the wells and
natural springs of the area.
Baharia natural springs
The most wonderful Oasis in the western desert , the
Oasis of beauty , poetry , the paradise of artists ,
there is no similar place like it in the whole
world. Sand dunes and palm trees and olive trees
scattered in the Oasis with clear wells and springs.
Bedouins and their tents on the vast desert area a
great scene of green land among the vast desert.
Siwa Oasis is located about 300 kilometers to the
west of Mersa Matrouh. It is the best place for
environmental treatment in Egypt. Siwa is famous for
its moderate climate , pure air and blue clear sky.
Siwa environmental treatment is well known all over
El Dakrror Mountain
It is located to the south west of Siwa Oasis
,people of siwa believe that the mountain is sacred
. They celebrate yearly in a big festival in October
after the Harvest Season ( The Valley Season ) . The
festival lasts for three days , all the inhabitants
of the valley must participate in the festival . The
mountain has got fame as a place for treating
rheumatism , joint pains and weakness . The aged
people gained experience in the treatment known as
burying the diseased parts of the body in hot sand
for certain period of time in the day . This kind of
environmental treatment gained fame and many
tourists and Arabs come to have their treatment .
The climate is moderate and the percentage of
evaporation . humidity and the different colors.
Sand and green land , these qualifications are
suitable to be a place for therapy tourism .
Siwa Oasis has got many springs , they are being
used as environmental treatment place , the water is
capable of curing some diseases such as psoriasis ,
rheumatism and some digestive system diseases . The
most famous springs is the Kegar well , the
temperature of its water is 67 degree Celsius .
Scientific research proved that the water contains
amounts of minerals similar to that found in the
water of the springs of Carlo Vefari ( CHEZ ) the
famous Health Center where tourists visit to have
The New Valley
The New Valley Governorate is one of the biggest
governorates in Egypt . Its area is about 37.6 % of
the whole area of Egypt . The Egyptian history is
engraved in the New Valley . There are many
monuments from the Ancient Egyptian civilization,
Ptolemy era, The Roman era , the Coptic period and
the Islamic period . People who live on the New
Valley have their old traditions and customs , they
are skilled at different domestic industries and
handcrafts . The New Valley climates is dry ,
moderate and the sun is always shinning , it is pure
area without air pollution . The sandy area includes
some rare kinds of plants that are used in the
components of medicines . There are also springs and
natural water wells, their temperature is about 34
degree Celsius containing some useful minerals.
The Beaulac wells
The Beaulac wells are deep wells almost about 1000
meters under the ground surface , with temperature
about 28 degrees Celsius . Scientific research
proved that the water contains many useful minerals
of great medical importance . Sand dunes scattered
in the desert with soft sand can be used in the
treatment of some diseases such as rheumatism ,
rheumatoid , joint pains , some sorts of inner bone
inflammation, by using the method of burying the
diseased parts in the sand for specific period of
time . There is a rest house for the tourists
visiting the area , an international health resort
will be built soon .The Beaulac wells is near the
main road connecting El Kharga with Paris Village
They are a group of three wells emerging from three
different depths , their water are collected in a
swimming pool , the temperature of water is 28
degrees Celsius all the year round .The swimming
pool is used for the treatment of rheumatism , joint
pains , skin inflammation kidney stones , renal
calic and some digestive system troubles .A vast
area of green land surrounded the wells with
beautiful gardens. A huge tent was erected to host
the tourists in the area , there is also a
El Dakhla Oasis
Mut 3 wells
Mut is the capital of the oasis. The wells are
about 3 kilometers away from the town. They are
wells of self flow emerged from a depth of 1224
meters under the ground surface.
The temperature of the water is 43 degrees Celsius.
Scientific research proved that the water contains
many dissolved minerals useful in the treatment of
some diseases such as rheumatism, psoriasis and
joint pains .
Beside the wells ,two swimming pools were
established, one for the adults while the other for
children. There is also a restaurant and the area is
connected to the main car road, leading to many
Ein El Gabel well
Situated about 52 kilometers away from the town of
Mut, the well has been recently emerged, there is no
treatment facilities there yet, The water
temperature is 54 degrees Celsius.
El Farafra, Well 6
The well is situated about six kilometers to the
west of Al Farafra, it is a deep well, the water
temperature is about 24 degrees Celsius all the year
A tourist Village has been set up in the area
including a swimming pool, a restaurant and other
facilities. The area is surrounded by white sand
desert, tourists from all over the world are keen to
visit the area. Farafra oasis is connected to the
other oases by the main road of cars.
The New Valley oases, there are group of plants and
herbs that can be used in the treament of some
diseases, some of them are:
Catnip, dammsesa, Al Ashaar karkadeh
They are used in the treatment of rheumatism, catnip
is mainly used to cure the digestive system diseases
especially stomach ache .
Egleeg (sugar palm)
It is used in the treatment of diabetes patients.
It is bitter in taste but it has great effect in the
relief of the joint pains by heating the fruit and
cutting it into two halves and be put on the place
Tourists on their way to Aswan whether for treatment
or leisure must stay in Luxor which contains one
third of the world monuments of the Ancient Egyptian
civilization. Places of residence are available in
different hotel levels. There is also an
international Hospital in Luxor.
Aswan is considered the most famous winter resort in
the world, graced with the most beautiful setting on
the Nile which inspired poets to write poems.
Sailboats etch the sky with their tall masts. A
beauty of nature only exists in Aswan. Aswan is
situated on the eastern bank of the River Nile,
about 899 kilometers south of Cairo. Winter is warm,
granite rocks and the yellow sand in one combination
including the emerald islands covered with palm
trees and tropical plants.
It is a fantastic trip in a sailing boat at the sun
set looking at the plant garden which is one of
Aswan attractions. The markets in Aswan full of
spices, rugs, scarves and baskets. Perfumes and
scent are exported to Europe labeled as Made in
The kalabsha Temple is the biggest temple in Nubia.
The sandstone edifice was built by the Roman
Octavius Augustus and dedicated to the
fertility god Mandulis.
Kalabsha Temple was moved to its present location
after building of the High Dam about 750 meters
south of the High Dam.
A fabulous archaeological site. Its sand is used in
the treatment of indulging the diseased parts in the
sand for a period of time to help in curing
rheumatism and other related diseased. The treatment
starts from March till October every year as the sun
shines and being very hot.
The environmental treatment center in Obroi Hotel
presents its services, the Hotel includes sauna and
Turkish baths. There is a group of specialist in the
treatment on scientific bases.
Isis Island Resort
Tourists came to Aswan islands to be treated from
Rheumatoid for about three weeks, the results were
successful despite the primitive way of treatment.
The Egyptian National Research Center made many
scientific analysis and research with astonishing
results that the black sand contained many minerals
and some radioactive materials which have a great
effect in treating rheumatoid. Specialists due the
speed recovery of their patients to the ultraviolet
rays which are reflected from the mountains
surrounding Isis Island and the water of the river
Nil while burying parts of the body inside the sand
and mud of the Nile, beside the dry climate of
The therapeutic regimen with sand and water for the
treatment of rheumatoid in Isis resort is due to the
density of salt in sea water and the ultraviolet
rays besides the usage of natural black sand.
The most magnificent monuments in the world. The
monuments in a Sound and Light performance uttering
the history of Ancient Egyptian in eight different
languages, Arabic, English, French, Italian, German,
Spanish, Japanese and Russian. The area is famous
for the density of ultraviolet rays in its climate
and the low humidity levels most times of the year
which make it possible for the treatment of chronic
rheumatic pains, respiratory tact inflammation and
other diseases. In February and October every year,
there are two days in which there is a perpendicular
sun on Abu Simple temple, that shows the glory of
Ancient Egyptians and their achievements in many
fields of knowledge.
Natural and environmental therapy
Aswan is one of the most wonderful winter resort in
the world. The climate is moderate and dry suitable
for the treatment method of burying the diseased
pats in hot sand for a period of time to get
efficient results. There are two centers for the
treatment by sand and water, the diseased parts of
the body are indulged into a mixture of sand and
water to cure rheumatic pains. Some international
health centers paid attention to study the climate
The scientific studies proved that Aswan has got a
high density of ultraviolet rays and a remarkable
humidity proportion that help in curing and treating
Nubians are still believe in herbal medicine.
Scientific studies proved the great effect of herbs
in curing different diseases. Some of these herbs
were mentioned in Dawood el Antaky prescription
(paper), The medical materials by Ahmed Ibn Rasheed
and the Law in medicine by Ibn Sina.
The Nubian environmental treatment ( therapy )
Nubians used the method of burying the diseased
parts in hot sand to enhance the blood circulation
and the speed recovery of joints pains, The
treatment also includes celebrations, songs, dances
by the relatives of the patients to relief their
pains and entertain them. The patients then wrapped
in cloth to protect them from catching cold, hot
drinks are served. Old people who are responsible
for the treatment are experts in their field, they
also use ( Domera ) which is similar to the new
treatment known as pleoma to treat headache, tooth
pain and muscles fraction.
Scientific explanation to the environmental
The improvement in treating rheumatic pains is due
to the hot sand that affect the nerve ends and the
blood circulation. This treatment is similar to the
newly invented therapy known as biotherapy which
depends on the hot mud or the hot sand with some
radioactive materials in safe amounts to be absorbed
through the skin because of its anti-inflammatory
nature. The Domera is similar to the method known as
pleoma which is used in international health.
Centers mixing the mud with natural and mineral
water depending on the property of humid heat. The
scientific research proved that the surface sand in
Abu Simble contains useful radio – active elements
that can help in curing some diseases.Scientific
research centers proved the density of ultraviolet
ray that helps in curing some chromic rheumatic
Abu Simbel International Hospital
It is an international specialized hospital equipped
with the latest and modern devices in different
branches of medicine. The hospital presents services
to a vast area from Abu Simble to the newly
established Toushki area
The Red Sea
Hurghada is the capital city of the Red Sea
Governorate, it is situated 295 Kilometers to the
south of Suez. It has a moderate climate in winter
and summer. The sea water is clear, the coral reefs
and its marine life make it a center of attraction
to fans of diving and marine sport. The natural
wealth of environmental treatment. Hurghada combines
between using the sea water and the mud extracted
from the coral reefs treatment. The sun is always
shinning and the sand is full of useful minerals
besides the mud from the mines.
There are many hotels and tourist resorts for all
Aslan Holding International
The Aslan youth and beauty center was established in
1949. Prof. Ana Aslan search for a treatment of
rheumatism, she discovered H3 known as Procaine or
Novocain. Dr. Ana Aslan is famous for her treatment
of old age ailments. Shewas elected as the president
of the National Institute for research of old age
ailment in Romania. Dr. Ana Aslan developed the
method of treatment, she got many national and
Treatment inside the center
Every patient must have a general check up before
the beginning of the therapy.
Some diseases can be cured in the center such as: -
- The prevention of the organs deterioration due to
- Menopause syndromes.
- Vascular deficiency.
Safaga is the best place in the world for the
treatment and therapy of psoriasis, it is surrounded
by high mountains works as a natural fence against
wind and sand storms. The climate is moderate and
the concentration of the sun rays and the
ultraviolet rays help in the treatment and therapy
of psoriasis. The sea water has a high proportion of
saltiness about 35% in similar places, so the person
who swims in the area will find himself floating
easily on water surface. The gravity is low which
helps in treating some diseases such as the vascular
deficiency and a high flow of the blood to the
limbs. The high proportion in the saltiness of sea
water has a great effect in treating psoriasis and
the high density of ultraviolet rays in the area
help in curing different skin diseases.
Scientific research results proved that the sand in
Safaga has three radioactive minerals they are
Uranium, Thorium and Potassium with the percentage
of 40% which is safe enough in the treatment of
psoriasis, joint pains, joint oedema and skin
inflammation. The humidity is low and the
ultraviolet rays help in curing different diseases.
The dry, moderate climate and the sun shinning all
the year round make Safaga the best place in the
world for the complete therapy of some incurable
Patients with history of heart , kidney and liver
diseases are advised never to go places which are
under the sea level for harmful effects on their
Safaga climate is suitable for these patients and
causing no harm to their health.
Safaga has the least amount of ”Bromum” that causes
Mina Ville Tourist Village
The Village is located in a fantastic place . The
climate is dry , moderate which make the Village a
place for therapy and entertainment .Thermal Health
Center in Carlo Vefari in Czechoslovakia ( one of
the most famous health centers in the world ) a
health center was opened inside the Village in 1999
.The area of the center is 800 square meters and is
surrounded by green land .The center includes
medical clinics , Jacuzzi , sauna and rooms for
electro therapy , There is also a gymnasium and
massage rooms .The center is run by a group of
specialists in all medical branches .Therapy inside
the center includes Electro therapy , mineral water
therapy unit , Natural treatment by inhaling pure
oxygen , paraffin , wax therapy for treating old age
aliments .There are 301 rooms for tourists all of
them overlook the sea . The rooms are with double
beds air-conditioned and equipped with telephone ,
fridge and cabled television sets. The Village
presents different services to satisfy the visitors
.Sports fans can enjoy the international diving
center with the latest and modern diving devices , a
center for sailing boats on super level, marine
trips to the near island can be arranged , there is
also the glass boat. Sports activities in the
A swimming pool, Jacuzzi , tennis courts , speed
ball , safari , gymnasium, children garden with
giant chess pieces .
A shopping mall, a communication center (
international telephone and fax ), a conference
hall, exchange services , restaurants bars and
The services offered at Mina ville tourist village
are of a high standards equal to many services
offered in similar places in the world .
Sinai peninsula is situated to the north of the
great crack . It is the geophysical crack between
Asia and Africa . Being as an inverted triangle ,
based on two angles on Suez bay and El Akabaa bay ,
based on Rafaah , Port Said in the north and Ras
Mohammad in the south . Sinai is the land of
civilizations , the land of religions, the eastern
gate to Egypt through which passed Prophets , saints
travelers and invaders. Sinai is a unique place
combining all kinds of tourism religious, cultural ,
history , sports , treatment and entertainment .
There are many natural wells and hot springs such as
the Pharaoh bath and Moses bath. These baths have
great effect in the treatment of some incurable
diseases , besides the dry, moderate climate of the
Sharm El Seikh
It is about 336 kilometers from Suez and 53
kilometers away from Ras Mohammad and is situated on
the Akabba bay . It is a summer resorts as well as
being a winter resort .
The Pharaoh bath
The Pharaohs bath is located on the Suez bay about
250 kilometers away from Cairo .
It consisted of a group of natural hot springs , its
temperature is 27 degrees Celsius , the water flows
directly from the mountain forming a natural lake
with 100 meters length along the sea shore . The
mountain above contains a stone tunnel used a
natural hot sauna because the hot water springs from
inside the mountain .. Scientific research proved
the importance of the water in treating some
diseases such as rheumatism and rheumatoid , kidney
diseases , lung inflammation , skin diseases .
The climate is moderate and dry , there are vast
areas of hot sand which can be used for the
treatment of different diseases.
A health resort in this are is currently under
construction, the first of its kind in Egypt and the
Middle East for environmental and natural treatment.
The resort is in Ras Mallab area on the Suez bay
about 70 kilometers away from Abu Redees airport .
The location centered Ancient Egyptian monuments .
The project consists of the following :
- A five star hotel 230 rooms and 27 chalets with
500 beds .
- Health Center that can receive about 500 visitors
, the center is equipped with the newest
devices such as massage unit , mud bath besides a
cosmetic department using natural components . A
specialized group of professors supervise the center
Swimming pools .
- Marine sports center .
- Sports playgrounds.
- A shopping mall .
- A landing spot for helicopters.
A wonderful oasis covered in palm trees around a
natural hot spring , its water has ability of
healing wounds especially of diabetic patients , it
affects the body weakness and regulates the high
blood pressure . Moses bath is 100 kilometers away
from Sharm el Sheikh .
The South of Sinai has many advantages that attract
the tourists attention in Egypt there are 14
persevered areas four of which are situated in Sinai
. Ras Mohammad persevered area is the most famous
one , it is near Sharm el Sheikh city. Ras Mohammad
has got rare kinds of fish , coral reefs , plants
and huge high mountains .
Health Center at Sheraton Sharm ( Sothys Spa )
The center occupies an area about 1600 meters beside
the main entrance of Sheraton Hotel overlooks the
The center contains :-
- A special swimming pool for massage
- A swimming pool
- Sauna (two halls)
- Cardiac clinic
- General clinic
- Turkish bath
Treatment facilities :-
- Exercise therapy
- Water therapy
- Body therapy
- Face therapy